Wale, Samuel d 1786 :A chief and other natives of O-Taheitee, visiting Capt.n Cook in his second voyage to the Southern Hemisphere / Wale delin.; Grignion sculp. Engraved for Millar's New complete & universal system of geography. [1782]

Wale, Samuel d 1786 :A chief and other natives of O-Taheitee, visiting Capt.n Cook in his second voyage to the Southern Hemisphere / Wale delin.; Grignion sculp. Engraved for Millar's New complete & universal system of geography. [1782]
Date
1773
By
Wale, Samuel, -1786; Grignion, Charles, 1754-1804; Hogg and Company; Hingston, William George Cornelius, 1802-1894
Ref
A-111-141
Description
Shows Captain Cook and his officers aboard the Resolution meeting the Tahitian chief O-Tai, his wife and sisters in 1773. A large Union Jack flies behind the central mast. The image includes a decorative border Cook visited Tahiti in 1773 and 1774 during his second voyage. This meeting occurred on his first visit. Other Titles - Tahiti Captain Extended Title - From: Millar, George Henry. The new and universal system of geography ... London, Alex. Hogg, 1782. (qREng/MIL/New/1782) opp. p.209. Inscriptions: Verso - "From Hingston papers" [in pencil] Further copies of this view at A-111-062, and, with variant title at A-111-064 Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engraving on laid paper (no watermarks) 272 x 170 mm (plate-mark) on sheet 352 x 231 mm Provenance: Formerly owned by W G C Hingston Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - W G A Hingston Collection, MS Papers 43, folder 4 (Correspondence & miscellaneous papers, 1831-1891).
Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 b&w art print(s), Works of art, Engravings, Portraits, Conjectural works, Marines (Visual works), Engraving on laid paper (no watermarks) 272 x 170 mm (plate-mark) on sheet 352 x 231 mm, Orientation: Vertical image
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